fifty & two thirds: no.1 (waves before a storm)

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    these three were taken in sequence while standing neck-deep & fully-clothed in the ocean, with a ziplock bag and some rubberbands over the camera. the waves were making such lovely shapes as the hands of the storm stretched overhead.

    really digging how the 50mm 1.2 plays with light when you throw the focus.

    Diego Balinhas , Sid Black, and 227 other people added this photo to their favorites.

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    1. james gross 45 months ago | reply

      Safe to say i think all that work was worth this awesome shot.

    2. lisdelbarco 45 months ago | reply

      Ah, la mer... :}

    3. ~42n81~ 45 months ago | reply

      you're a brave soul

    4. nardell 45 months ago | reply

      amazing - the shot and what you did to get it. way to go for it, and amazing light. the waves look like faraway mountains.

    5. capture.ES 45 months ago | reply

      looks angry fantastic capture perfect tones

    6. vague blur 45 months ago | reply

      love this.
      the ocean has it all.
      it resolves my discomfort.

    7. Lucas Steckelberg 45 months ago | reply

      Nice capture!! Congratulations!

    8. fragmented 45 months ago | reply

      i *love* this shot. it really captures that feeling of being in the ocean, which i love.

    9. mission eye 45 months ago | reply

      this is really beautiful

    10. schossow 9691 45 months ago | reply

      Great image. I like the contrast between the ocean and the sky. They ocean looks kinda scary and brooding while the sky has a bit of a look of hope.

    11. Arwaa Al baqssami [deleted] 45 months ago | reply

      Wow, when I first saw them I thought they were mountains! But the title made it more clear. Amazing.

    12. Amanda Takes Pictures 45 months ago | reply

      oh my gosh the 1.2
      jealousy has literally just overcome me.
      as always, ridiculously awesome picture. i love it.

    13. original_ann 45 months ago | reply

      I have always, always wanted to do this, and I always chicken out. GORGEOUS perspective of a lushy, gushy, juicy ocean!!!!!

    14. lillergy 45 months ago | reply

      good thing I do not get seasick :)
      this is massively good...just lost out at sea...

    15. Roanne Lucy Silver 43 months ago | reply

      Lovely focus. And pretty tones! I like how painterly these 3 pictures look.

    16. Photo--Graphy [deleted] 36 months ago | reply

      Marvelous image, nicely composed and shot. Very well done.

    17. Jonathan Kos-Read 36 months ago | reply

      This is a fantastic photo

    18. delibelli 17 months ago | reply

      Love this.

      Got me a me some sea...hmmmm..feeling inspired.

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